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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Quote Originally Posted by Haggy4x4Bedinges View Post
    Lyk goed Marius

    Nou kort daar nog n home build bumper voor en agter
    Dankie

    Die touareg het great angles en ek wil nie sy crumple zones compromise nie. So die bumper idee gaan ongelukkig nie gebeur nie.

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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    How much were the tyres?

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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Quote Originally Posted by Quattro View Post
    How much were the tyres?
    R11900 all in including delivery, balance and fitment.

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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Ek aanvaar daai size bande raak nie aan die wheel arch liners nie?
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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Quote Originally Posted by JacBrand View Post
    Ek aanvaar daai size bande raak nie aan die wheel arch liners nie?
    Hulle doen net net op full lock. Ek sal dit binnekort uitsort.

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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    dink julle ek kan nou maar die "softroader" titel afskud?

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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Quote Originally Posted by MariusFourie View Post
    dink julle ek kan nou maar die "softroader" titel afskud?
    Verseker.
    Hy sal smart lyk met die winch.

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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Surely we are well past the r5 engine build. Can we not let this thread die and post on topic as mud tyres have no relation to an r5 rebuild.


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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Gave the tyres a workout today


    https://youtu.be/H2G5PhzRgTQ


    https://youtu.be/QM0lRdtWN9k





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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Quote Originally Posted by stephenplumb View Post
    Surely we are well past the r5 engine build. Can we not let this thread die and post on topic as mud tyres have no relation to an r5 rebuild.


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    So fitting tyres to an R5 touareg is not part of an R5 build?

    This thread is about the life of my R5. I'm happy that it no longer revolves around an engine build.

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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Nice Marius
    Daai Beetle van jou lyk smart

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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Quote Originally Posted by stephenplumb View Post
    Surely we are well past the r5 engine build. Can we not let this thread die and post on topic as mud tyres have no relation to an r5 rebuild.


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    Yeah I agree. This thread was about an engine rebuild, which has long since been completed. The thread doesn't have relevance to the topic anymore

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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Quote Originally Posted by DevonEllett View Post
    Yeah I agree. This thread was about an engine rebuild, which has long since been completed. The thread doesn't have relevance to the topic anymore
    So what do you suggest?

    New threads every other day?
    Topic title change?
    Stop posting completely?

    Or is this forum just happy when we post bad stuff and breakdowns about vw's?

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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Marius verander net die naam lyk dis val aan vir Marius aand

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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Marius.
    Looks like you should have called it...

    Touareg R5 Heart transplant and the the life thereafter.
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    Default Re: Misfire 2 months after purchase - engine swap

    Quote Originally Posted by MariusFourie View Post
    Lyk BAKGAT!!!


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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Could always make use of the Touareg Owners thread.... Just think it makes sense for users looking for engine rebuild information to look here, but for general Touareg info (new tyres, 4x4ing, etc) to look at the Touareg Owners thread (Or start a "What did you do with your Touareg Today" type of thread...)

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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Quote Originally Posted by DevonEllett View Post
    Could always make use of the Touareg Owners thread.... Just think it makes sense for users looking for engine rebuild information to look here, but for general Touareg info (new tyres, 4x4ing, etc) to look at the Touareg Owners thread (Or start a "What did you do with your Touareg Today" type of thread...)
    How quickly can you find stuff on the touareg thread?

    How quickly can you find touareg specific stuff via my index on page1 of my thread?

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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Quote Originally Posted by MariusFourie View Post
    How quickly can you find stuff on the touareg thread?

    How quickly can you find touareg specific stuff via my index on page1 of my thread?
    It was just a suggestion. Just thought that this sort of general discussion should be in a separate thread.
    Having owned a Touareg not that long ago, I have absolutely nothing against them and agree that they are very underrated. Just if I was a new user on the site and was looking for general Touareg information, I wouldn't go looking in a thread about an engine rebuild

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    Default Re: Touareg R5 engine build

    Marius, honestly, I think the guys do have a point. As much as all this extra stuff is informative and interesting, it really does have nothing to do with the engine rebuild saga. It detracts from the original intent and dilutes the impact.

    I think a new thread on Touareg mods, issues, ideas, etc would serve the cause better.
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